CPI Update 166 - March 2018

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For subscribers, the March 2018 issue of the CPI Update appears attached below, and deals with the following cases:

  • Good and bad reasons for refusing consent to assign - No.1 West India Quay (Residential) Ltd v East Tower Apartments Ltd;
  • Non-compliance with pre-emption rights (Part 1, LTA 1987) - Jones v Mahmut;
  • An easement of fencing - Churston Golf Club v Haddock;
  • Occupation under the 1954 Act by controlled companies - Smyth-Tyrrell v Bowden;
  • Establishing a building scheme - Khoury v Kensell;
  • Enforcing rights through constructive trusts - Farrar v Miller.

In addition, there is coverage of:

  • Additional regulations for Land Transaction Tax.
  • A call for evidence on Commonhold.
  • Underleases for the residue of a term.
  • Equitable assignments and the LTCA 1995.
  • Land Registry practice on execution by overseas companies.
  • Official guidance on Land Transaction Tax.
  • Land Registry - change of gender.
  • Land Registry - digital mortgages.

Published on 28 February 2018.